Police investigating two carjackings in Toronto in one-hour span

Police investigating two carjackings in Toronto in one-hour span

Toronto police are looking into the possible connection between two carjackings in North York and Scarborough Wednesday afternoon. The first incident happened in the area of ​​Alfred Avenue and Longmore Street, north of Sheppard Avenue East, just before 4:30 pm Police said suspects reportedly pulled up in two cars, and one of them brandished a … Read more

‘More sad than angry’: Victim of attempted carjacking says she looked in eyes of suspect

‘More sad than angry’: Victim of attempted carjacking says she looked in eyes of suspect

The victim of an attempted carjacking in Etobicoke yesterday says her situation could’ve been much worse if bystanders had not intervened and that the incident left her sad rather than furious. The woman, who asked not to be identified, had just parked her vehicle at the Walmart Supercentre near Islington Avenue and Bergamot Avenue Tuesday … Read more

OPP confirm remains found in Grand River are that of little girl

OPP confirm remains found in Grand River are that of little girl

The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, May 18, 2022 2:47PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, May 18, 2022 2:47PM EDT Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after the remains of a little girl were found in the Grand River in Dunnville, Ont. Police say officers were called to an address in Dunnville on Tuesday afternoon after human remains … Read more

Two nurses injured as Doug Ford’s bus arrived at site of Ontario leaders’ debate: union

Two nurses injured as Doug Ford’s bus arrived at site of Ontario leaders’ debate: union

Two nurses protesting wage restraint by the Ford government were injured outside the provincial leaders’ debate in Toronto on Monday evening, their union says, as Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford’s bus arrived at the site and he prepared to disembark. Up to 200 registered practical nurses who are members of Service Employees International Union (SEIU) … Read more

Ontario COVID-19 news: province reports 16 new deaths, hospitalizations fall

Ontario COVID-19 news: province reports 16 new deaths, hospitalizations fall

Ontario reported 16 net new COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, as the number of people in hospital testing positive for COVID-19 fell by nearly 100 in the past 24 hours. The Ministry of Health says 14 of the deaths occurred in the past 30 days and two others occurred prior to that period. Nine of the … Read more

Toronto police make another arrest in carjacking

Toronto police make another arrest in carjacking

Another teenage boy has been charged following an armed carjacking in Toronto last week, as the city faces a growing number of carjackings. On May 11, police responded to a carjacking robbery in the Millwick Drive and Islington Avenue area. Police said a man was standing outside of his Jeep Wrangler in a parking lot … Read more

Greater Toronto unenthusiastic about NDP promise to reverse cut to size of council

Greater Toronto unenthusiastic about NDP promise to reverse cut to size of council

Toronto’s mayor appeared to dismiss a promise by the NDP to restore council to its pre-2018 size when asked Wednesday, saying revisiting the Ford government’s controversial council cutting exercise would be more trouble than it’s worth. Toronto Mayor John Tory told CP24 that although he was opposed at the time to the move that cut … Read more

Police investigating discovery of human remains in river west of Niagara

OPP confirm remains found in Grand River are that of little girl

Provincial police say they are investigating the discovery of human remains in an Ontario river in Haldimand County, west of the Niagara Region. Ontario Provincial Police were called to an address in Dunnville after human remains were located in the waters of the Grand River at around 1:20 pm Tuesday, police said in a news … Read more

Dozens of fatal crashes in Ontario in 2022 so far, highest count seen since 2012: OPP

Dozens of fatal crashes in Ontario in 2022 so far, highest count seen since 2012: OPP

Ontario Provincial Police say they’ve recorded more than 100 fatal collisions so far this year – a high not seen in a decade. The force says poor and careless driving have contributed to the majority of the 107 fatalities on OPP-patrolled roads logged by the second week of May. It says the last time the … Read more

Missing Toronto man’s remains found in Uxbridge, Ont. pond:police

Missing Toronto man’s remains found in Uxbridge, Ont.  pond:police

The identity of human remains found in Uxbridge last week have been confirmed to be that of a Toronto man reported missing last summer. On May 10, at approximately 2:40 pm, DRPS officers were called to the area of ​​Uxbridge Concession Road 6 and Allbright Road after human remains were located in a bag floating … Read more